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Posted: 2022/02/17
Member type: Any
Employment type: Permanent Full Time
Salary range: Negotiable
Closing Date: 2022/12/31
Contact Name: Jessica Toppazzini
Contact Address: Royal Centre, 1055 West Georgia Street #2900, Box 11109
Contact City: Vancouver
Contact Province: British Columbia
Contact Postal Code: V6E 3P3
Contact Email: Protected Email

Job Description:

Our Story About You You are a high achiever looking to thrive in a fast-paced environment. You take pride in your own work but are comfortable collaborating with a team of highly motivated individuals. You can communicate clearly and concisely with teammates and clients, and you enjoy strong company culture and camaraderie. You can navigate multiple corporate functions, including global lines of service and corporate centers of excellence. You possess strong interpersonal skills and are willing to take on diverse tasks to achieve the team’s common goal. You value personal and professional growth and are ready to take the next step in advancing your career. If this sounds like you, well, then you will love the culture at Avison Young! About Us Avison Young is a global commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm, offering transaction, management, financial and consulting services. We’ve designed our corporate structure to best serve our clients by enhancing collaboration across our organization. Real estate can have an enormous positive impact on people’s lives – and we’re in the business of making spaces and places work better for people. Our purpose is to create real economic, social and environmental value as a global real estate advisor, powered by people. We care about each other and we have each other’s backs. This makes AY a great place to be a client, and a great place to work. We support the whole person and their complete wellness – economic, mental and physical – because what’s best for our business comes from our people bringing their whole selves to work. Overview The Valuation Associate will work alongside our Valuation & Advisory Services team to support the appraisal process. You will work on our technology platforms, analyze data, conduct market research and work on large projects with our Senior Staff. This opportunity will offer you the valuable experience you need as you work towards your AACI designation. Responsibilities • Market research associated with the preparation of appraisal reports. • Collection, collation and maintenance of current economic indicators, governmental and other statistical data. • Conduct land use research including mapping, usage, and zoning. • Periodic site inspections as needed. • Financial analysis and feasibility studies. • Assist in the preparation of reports and presentations for clients. • Any other duties assigned periodically. Qualifications • Undergraduate Degree in Commerce, real estate, finance or related. • Currently a candidate member of the AIC institute or willing to work towards your AACI designation. • Prior experience in commercial real estate a definite asset. • Proven interest of financial and real estate markets would be strongly preferred. • Strong research skills with dedication to detail. • Proficiency in Microsoft 365 Suite of products. • Ability to write reports, communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and an aptitude for continuous learning. • Ability to focus and multitask while providing excellent support and producing accurate and high caliber work to both the Valuation Group and to clients. • Ability to work in a team environment and cooperate with others to meet objectives. • Results-oriented, proactive, and diligent in delivering uncompromised, high-quality information to users under strict deadlines. • Demonstrate initiative and willingness to begin working. • Respect the confidentiality of clients and information Our Equal Opportunity Commitment Avison Young practices as an equal opportunity employer in all services locations around the world. We are committed to building and maintaining a workforce diverse in experience, skills and knowledge with uniformity in service excellence, commitment and integrity. The firm maintains a strict policy to ensure employment opportunities are equal and do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, protected veteran or military service status, or any other elements protected by law. For those requiring assistance with disabilities, information relating to the need for accommodation and accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Avison Young is committed to employing the best talent with the most fair and equitable recruitment practices